Laser/IPL Treatment of Pigmented Lesions

Laser and IPL Treatment of Pigmented Lesions Information

Procedure
Reduction of brown pigmented lesions which may be birthmarks or acquired through sun exposure etc.
Length
Depends on size of area to be treated - few minutes up to an hour. May need series of treatments.
Anesthesia
Often none required, but may have anaesthetic cream or local anaesthetic.
Side Effects
Temporary redness and swelling. Possible temporary or permanent colour change of skin or scarring.
Recovery
Lesions usually darken before scabbing/flaking over about a week.
Duration
Sun exposure may produce new lesions. Birthmarks may redarken.

Doctors performing this procedure: in Australia

  Location Name Contact
  NSW, Sydney Dr. Lanzer, Daniel FACCSM (Surg) 1800 444 333     Website
  NSW, Sydney Dr. Prochazka, Tony FACCSM (Med) 1300 666 946    Website
  NSW, Campbelltown Dr. Prochazka, Tony FACCSM (Med) 1300 666 946    Website
  QLD, Toowong Dr. Dingley, Mary FACCSM (Med) 07 3870 0111    Website
  QLD, Southport Dr. Flynn, John FACCSM (Surg) 1300 88 1388    Website
  VIC, Malvern East Dr. Granot, Ashley FACCSM (Med) 03 9569 3511    Website
  VIC, Malvern / Glen Waverly Dr. Lanzer, Daniel FACCSM (Surg) 1800 444 333     Website
  VIC, Armadale Dr. Rich, Michael FACCSM (Surg) 03 9500 1110
  WA, Perth Dr. Lanzer, Daniel FACCSM (Surg) 1800 444 333     Website

Doctors performing this procedure: outside of Australia

  Location Name Contact
  Hong Kong, Hong Kong Dr. Fung, Ho Wang FACCSM (Med) 852 2385 2666